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  1. Embedded Terminal

    Make an embedded terminal. Often you have to switch from editor to terminal especially in rails. So I suggest to all in one

    137 votes
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    • add a VI mode

      Vi(m) shortcuts and modes.

      119 votes
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      • auto-format code

        after press key combination (ex Alt-Shift-F) whole file should be formated, the same as in netbeans

        100 votes
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        • Code folding

          (Import from wishlist)

          94 votes
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          • Ruby debugger ide

            (Import from wishlist)

            70 votes
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            • 66 votes
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              • make a Redcar launcher

                Make a Redcar launcher so that I can put the launcher in my shortcuts (Docky, or the taskbar).

                Launching redcar from terminal means that redcar will not appear in Docky on Ubuntu.

                (I tried to solve it myself but failed because text files are not executed by Docky)

                65 votes
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                • column-mode select and multiple select

                  I want to be able to select a square block of text or to use ctr+click a different points in the document and the when I start writing to insert the text simultaneously in different places. Notepad++ has this, Textmate has is and Vim had it. I'm not touching this editor until it get column-mode select and multiple insect and multiple select (all of these are actually facets of the same feature, but I don't know how it's called).

                  55 votes
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                  • 53 votes
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                    • Shift+Tab should delete one indent

                      Pressing shift+tab should remove one indent, just like tab alone creates a new indent. This is somewhat standard in most editors.

                      48 votes
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                      • 42 votes
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                        • 38 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Admin →
                          • 37 votes
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                            • Edit Each Line in Selection

                              Sometimes there is a need for adding a suffix to lines of variable length, or maybe editing the last part of these lines.

                              http://manual.macromates.com/en/working_with_text#editing_multiple_lines

                              31 votes
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                              • allow being able to share an opened file for pair programming

                                It would be nice being able to share a file for pair programming. I don't how hard this might be. I found it's called remote pairing.

                                23 votes
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                                • HAML support!

                                  the tide is turning and HAML will come to dominate ... redcar needs to stop the trolley and pick up HAML!

                                  21 votes
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                                  • add a emacs shortcuts mode

                                    Emacs navigation shortcuts such as ctrl+a, ctrl+b, ctrl+f and so on.

                                    20 votes
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                                    • One click installers

                                      (Import from wishlist) One click installers for Windows and OSX (maybe use http://rawr.rubyforge.org/)

                                      16 votes
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                                      • Spell-checker

                                        Some form of spell-checking would be really useful. Perhaps not an automatic one, but at least one that works on selection of a block of text.

                                        15 votes
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                                        • 15 votes
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